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WTTG
Jul 9, 2010 7:00am EDT
back out to leonardtown maryland to check in with tony and allison. good morning. >> good morning to you. thank you very much. once again this morning we are in leonardtown, maryland, in st. mary's county. we are kindly joined this morning by the mayor, she's been mayor for years, jay norris. and everybody calls you chip. and we've all been saying it's a charming town and with some of the nicest people we've ever met. >> that's nice to say. i know that. i grew up here and my wife group up here. >> we were talking about how picturesque here. it wasn't always like that. this town went through a valley before it got back to up to the peak we are today. homeless tents where we sit some years ago. >> unfortunately that's true. the town was established in 1708 and it's hard for people to imagine in today's world but it was established because it was the center of the county, it was established for the courts and also established because it's a deepwater port. but it has been around for 250 years. and things changed the town, one was the pax river and the orange thing, and i think the bi
WTTG
Jul 18, 2010 10:00pm EDT
is finally back home. >>> but we begin with accusations of excessive force. a maryland woman claims police broke her hand. we're diving into the investigation tonight. >>> that woman claims montgomery county police stormed into her wheat on home and knocked her around. i'm maureen umeh. >> i'm will thomas. that woman says because of her injuries she can't work and fears she could lose everything. fox 5's roby chavez is here with the story you will only see right here on fox 5. robbie? >> reporter: a 65-year-old woman is raising strong allegations of excessive force, police brutality and unlawful entry. her hand is bandaged and she's in a cast. she says montgomery county police roughed her up in her oem home. >> this guy grabbed my hand like this and was doing like this. i said stop, stop, you going to break my arm. >> reporter: 65-year-old piero tuno recounts the night she says montgomery county police broke her hand. >> i came from italy and i never get in trouble with nobody. then i have to come in here and keep it like i'm a criminal. >> she's fragile. never hurt a fly. never gotten a t
WTTG
Jul 25, 2010 6:00pm EDT
, over somerset county in south maryland, and worcester county and northeastern acombic county in eastern virginia. and then we have watches in effect for the tidal potomac and the maryland portion of the chesapeake bay. there we've had strong storms moving through across the area. but this also includes counties such as the maryland counties such as anne arundel, dorchester, howard, kent, prince george's, queen anne, somerset, all of those under a severe thunderstorm watch. so we've had a lot of damage. we talked about the peak wind gusts, up to 70 mile-per-hour winds today. things are finally calming down and by tonight we'll see some partly cloudy skies as the storms and our overnight low being around 72 degrees and we'll have more updates on the reports of the damage that happened later on and take a look at our forecast as we head into a brand new week where things will be calmer as well as a lot cooler. back to you. >>> take a look at this. this is in beltsville. a woman died inside a van when a tree came down right on top of it there in the middle of the street. she died, her daugh
WTTG
Jul 13, 2010 6:00pm EDT
is in maryland with charges in the murder of a glen burnie dentist four years in the making and he was bludgeoned to death in 2006. and prosecutors say that -- the middle of robbing the dentist. hickman worked inside the office. both were indicted last week on a long list of charges including first-degree murder. >>> the news edge on virginia, where an 18-year-old autistic man sits in a jail and his mother is on a crusade fighting for his freedom. reginald layton is charged with assaulting a police officer. here's the question, is jail really the best answer in this case? tonight, we're going to take a look. fox 5s stacey cohan is here with what happened. >> reporter: on a mission to free her son and has launched an internet campaign. the local n naacp is helping out even though the issue is not the color of the men's skin. from the time he was small, reginald neely laton's mom knew he was different. >> small things like teaching a child how to tie his shoes, you know, pick up a spoon, eating, you know? >> reporter: it took years of frustration and specialec to get a hard diagnosis. autism. speci
WTTG
Jul 5, 2010 10:00pm EDT
coverage, live from dupont, i'm will thomas. back to you. >>> a close call at a jeremy man town maryland pool. a lifeguard notice had young boy floating on his stomach and pulled him from the water just in time. he was barely breathing. lifeguards kept his airway clear until emergency crews could arrive. we're told the boy will be okay. >>> tonight on the "news edge" at 11:00, you'll hear from the lifeguard who saved that's boy's life. >>> now the latest on a developing story. as we hit the hottest days of summer the mandatory water restrictions are still in effect f montgomery and prince georges county residents were ordered to conserve because of a huge broken pipe. roby chavez is live in the potomac with the latest. >> reporter: frustration is growing especially since that water main has now been fixed but wsfc says the mandatory water restrictions will remain in place at least through tuesday while the pipes are flushed out. now, they also tell us that the water police and yes there is such a thing is out in full force. on the fifth day of the water restrictions it is ironic to see w
WTTG
Jul 1, 2010 5:00pm EDT
to a fairfax case. >>> in maryland, the search for a missing boater is over. they recovered his body and disappeared tuesday night. the natural resources police say the body was found this morning in the area and the body has been sent to the medical examiner's office for a autopsy in baltimore. >> a dramatic new twist. a confession from one suspected spy and a safe deposit box with large amounts much cash. that is coming the same day that 9 of the suspects appeared in the u.s. for bail hearings held in boston, new york and here in virginia. sherri ly is live with more. >> reporter: today was the first time they got a look at the three virginia spy suspects. it lasted a few minutes. the attorneys for michael vitolli and patricia mills asked to delay their bail hearing until tomorrow and saying they got new information. michael zatolli and pratishia mills, a suspended husband-and- wife team from arlington and their accused accomplice will remain in jail. their bail hearing put off another day. the couple's attorneys claimed they had received new information from the government and pro
WTTG
Jul 12, 2010 11:00pm EDT
a. police officers in a small maryland city say their careers were ruined after they reported corruption inside the department. it happened in new carrollton in prince george's county and now they have filed a lawsuit. fox 5's maureen umeh is here with our news edge exclusive. >> reporter: will, the former new carrollton police officers say they thought they did the right thing by coming forward with information about alleged illegal activity inside the police department. but they say instead of being producted rkt they ended up -- protected, they ended up losing their jobs and are now fighting to get their rep teagues back. when did you work for the new carrollton police department? >> in february 2008 for a year. >> reporter: a lifelong cop jeff hamilton says new carrollton recruited him to help its relatively young police department grow. >> i love police work. i love the integrity, the professionalism and the honor. a lot of it was lost. >> reporter: but he and three other former officers said there were problems inside the department good when you get called in the middle
WTTG
Jul 16, 2010 9:00am EDT
people's minds. >> i was like, was this an earthquake? no, this is germantown, maryland. it's not an earthquake but i guess i was right. >> reporter: you said you got a phone call shortly after. >> i d. one of my friends called me to make sure i was okay. another one of my friends called later. are you okay? i'm like, i'm fine. it wasn't that bad but, yeah, an earthquake in germantown, maryland, go figure. >> reporter: you don't seem too shaken by t. some people are a little unnerved. are you going with the flow? >> it is a little strange. it kind of makes you wonder about the weather lately. in the beginning of the year in february we had all that snow. now we're having 90-degree weather, like 100-degree weather and now an earthquake in montgomery county? strange business. >> reporter: it's enough of this nonsense, isn't it? thank you very much. i hope the rest of your day is less shaky. i talked to people from germantown. i've had people out in gaithersburg from mt. rainier, from arlton, virginia. i did call some folks in annapolis who say they did not feel it. i have some
WTTG
Jul 22, 2010 10:00pm EDT
with a double tragedy in maryland. thanks for joining us, everyone. i'm shawn yancy gldz i'm brian bolter. a homeowner says he had no idea his neighbor's nephew had slipped into his pool until it was too late. maureen umeh live in the newsroom to start us off. >> reporter: by all accounts this was just a tragic accident. a curious young boy and uncle trying to help both drowning in a neighbor's pool. the homeowner knew the dangers involved with having a swimming pool so he took precautions. a 7 foot fence, latches and gates. but thursday afternoon prince george's county police say a 12- year-old boy visiting his uncle next door decided to sneak a swim. police say he pushed this metal garbage can against a fence and hopped over. police say the homeowner never saw or heard a thing. he was in the front yard power washing. >> the other sibling saw him go over the fence and watched him when he wasn't moving, that's when they notified the adults in the home. >> reporter: police say the uncle, 59-year-old david used the same garbage can to get over the fence in an attempt to help sieve his nephe
NBC
Jul 1, 2010 11:00am EDT
maryland, around the bay, temperatures there are in the low to mid-70s right now. a little bit of a breeze off the water. just a spectacular day. look at the dew points. right into the 40s at this hour. these dew points indicating this very dry air mass that's in place here. temperatures out of the mountains did dip down into the 40s. now, it's in the 60s there. feeling almost like autumn on the eastern shore. it is in the mid-70s now as well as at the atlantic beaches and the view from space over the last 12 hours showing a gorgeous weather pattern moving in coming from high pressure anchored over the great lakes. this is an enormous area of high pressure that stretches from the upper midwest, the canadian border, counsel totten see valley, the eastern plains and all the way to the eastern seaboard. it is centered over michigan right now. let's go forward over the next 48 hours. it certainly is a very dry air mass as well. things are drying out around here, many of the lawns are parched. we could use some rain. this high pressure is going to suppress any rain chances here. all of the way
NBC
Jul 27, 2010 4:30am EDT
today. >>> there is some good news for maryland residents. water restrictions for montgomery and prince georges counties were finally lifted last night. the storm knocked out power to the plant in potomac for 12 hours. it took several hours to get the plant back online. >> that was the good news. bad news, power outages are affecting many montgomery schools this morning. 59 buildings are still without power. there will be no summer classes, summer camps, recreation programs or meal programs at those buildings today. for an updated list visit the montgomery county school system's website. >>> stay with us throughout the morning for the latest power outage numbers and how it will affect your commute. you can find the latest information at nbcwashington.com. >>> today we may learn what caused the deadliest crash in metro history. national transportation safety board is meeting with investigators before holding a final vote on the probable cause of the redline crash. the boorld issue recommendations on how metro can avoid a similar tragedy in the future. last june, nine people were killed w
WTTG
Jul 19, 2010 7:00am EDT
to the north and west at this hour. notice in western maryland and west virginia, that line of shower activity is associated with an upper level low that will come through later today and that would spark off more widespread showers and thunderstorms. so bottom line, more clouds than yesterday, temperatures are still going to be warm. muggy out there. and we stand a good chance of seeing some widely scattered and thunderstorms. all right, off to a warm start. 78 at reagan national. fredericksberg, 77. ocean city, 80 degrees. we're going to hit the 90s again this afternoon with a lot of cloud cover. high of 92. very humid with winds out of the west at 5 miles per hour. i'll let you know if we have any cool air on the five-day. i have a hint. we don't. but i'll show that to you any way. let's get to lauren demarco with traffic. >>> a new accident reported northbound 295 at pennsylvania avenue. in the outer loop through montgomery county from college park past university boulevard, from this camera angle toward silver spring, we do have some slow traffic. 66 inbound slow through manassas and from
WTTG
Jul 7, 2010 6:00pm EDT
. >> sue, see you in a bit. >>> these broiling temperatures have power companies in d.c., maryland and virginia asking people to conserve energy. air conditioners, fans and they are concerned about power outages. tom fitzgerald continues the team coverage from inside the control room of one of those companies. >> reporter: well, the northern virginia electric cooperative serves 144,000 customers in six northern virginia counties. all of this extreme heat created an extreme demand for energy and it's creating here what they are calling an emergency event. here inside the power grid control room, the alarms are nonstop. >> it will not be as much drag on our system. that's another alarm. >> reporter: priscilla knight has been pleading with customers to cut back on electricity. >> we are asking everyone to cooperate. >> reporter: that will be key in avoiding power outages. engineers are fighting hard to avoid. how big of a demand are you facing? >> our demand is higher than what we have seen probably ever. >> reporter: larry's control screens are showing some areas of the power grid en
WTTG
Jul 1, 2010 6:00pm EDT
the mayor or any other political leader. >>> the news edge stay on top of maryland and a water alert for res gents -- residents in montgomery and prince georges county. you have mandatory restrictions in place while work crews fix a broken water main at potomac. it's not a little deal, the thing is eight feet tall. karen gray houston has more. >> reporter: and you can blame it on aging fourteen structure. the crews are expected here the next tour guys. the good -- four days. the good news, this optic fiberoptic cable is underground and this is what alerted them that that 96-inch pipe they found in the hole there had brakes in it. the crews -- breaks in it. the crews have found the the exact location of where those breaks in the pipe are. wssc said they got several pings from the fiber-optic cable the last 24 hours and that is going to be allow them to do preventive repairs and that is when nine people had to be rescued from rushing rapid when is a 66-inch water main burst damage 23rd of 2008. today's repairs will require water conserving a by all of the million customers. the utilities say t
WTTG
Jul 19, 2010 5:00pm EDT
and other personal information. >> beth, thank you. >>> police in frederick, maryland, are showing off these drugs and guns that they seized in a bust. an officer stopped a car for traffic violation and says a person in the car took off with a duffel bag. investigators say they searched the car and found ten pounds of marijuana, 380-grams of cocaine and two handguns. they arrested two georgia men, including one they say ran away from the car. >>> a witness helped to lead police to three bank robbery suspects in anne arundel county. they are charged with robbing the td bank on saturday in glen burnie. investigators say a man handed the teller a hold up note. the witness followed the suspect car and soon after officers arrested the suspects. >>> a two-year investigation is shedding light on the security system. the "washington post" published a report on the bureaucracy and it is raising plenty of concerns tonight. jennifer davis has the story. >> reporter: the september 11 september 11th terror attacks sparked the creation of a u.s. intelligence network. so large, unwieldy and secretive
NBC
Jul 4, 2010 5:00am EDT
hill. it is an illness that affects millions of american children. scientists here in maryland think they have found a vaccine for juvenile die beaties -- diabetes. >> a tour on a new community kitchen and tell you about a new program cranking out not only meals but restaurant workers in the future. >> first, you are looking at a live picture outside. what a beautiful sight. tony has your holiday insta-weather plus forecast next. stay with us. can a smart phone reach the four corners of the earth ? can it make unlimited skype-to-skype calls to any country ? without using any minutes ? im anyone on skype. droid can with skype mobile. one of thousands of apps that can run with other apps. from the ever-expanding android market. when there's no limit to what droid gets, there's no limit to what droid does. right now buy one droid by motorola and get a second one free. only from verizon. we go through them all the time. doors that mark the day's events. new beginnings. endings. routines. revealing the stories and dramas -- the victories and challenges -- that help us go through new doors
NBC
Jul 25, 2010 6:00am EDT
.c., maryland, issues all our jurisdictions around here. first up in the district, let's talk a little politics, folks. the chairman of the board of elections resigned last week. we have a big primary coming up september 14th. how is that going to be affected by this? >> you know, it seems like a nitpicky story but it is significant. if there was a challenge to election results, who would resolve it? the district may not be able to certify who is elected. this board has done a lot of voter registration levels. people need to make sure their names weren't purged erroneously. they will have where you can register and vote the same day. you can vote out of precinct. there are all these big changes. it's a lot for one agency. there's a question about whether or not they'll be able to do their job without a chairman or a board with a quorum. now, politically, this is a fight. the mayor will be able to appoint somebody out of emergency. >> interesting timeng. >> right. >> so the council is saying we have some names that we could present and we'll come back into session just for this one issue because
ABC
Jul 8, 2010 7:00am EDT
. >>> 78 degrees in laurel, maryland. here is a nut -- nice shot of the sunrise. it is uncomfortable in terms of the humidity. the heat has been high the last couple of days but the humidity is higher while the temperature will go down a little bit. we are on our way to 93 thanks so much. more on your thursday outlook a little later on in the show. robin? >> all right, marysol. thank you. >>> now, to the lebron watch. basketball superstar, lebron james, will announce tonight where he will play next season. he will do it live on espn. the 25-year-old known as king james has been the subject of much speculation. mike greenberg of espn radio's "mike and mike in the morning" will help us dive into this. on your program, you said. it's going to be on espn tonight, this big announcement. what's the latest you're hearing, greeny? >> all signs seem to be pointing to miami. yesterday, they put together two great players. dwyane wade, who has been there for several years. and another, chris bosh, agreed to play with him. if they put that group together with lebron james, they would immediately
ABC
Jul 8, 2010 7:00am EDT
administration claims they're not liable for injuries suffered by the only survivor of the 2006 maryland medivac crash in which air traffic controllers provided outdated weather information. the attorney for jordan wells says that faa officials sent her a letter last month declining to pay damages that wells asked for. last year, the crash that killed four people was caused by a combination of factors including outdated weather information. >>> banking giant wells fargo is laying off 3800 employees over the next year. the company is closing some 638 independent consumer finance offices. wells fargo acquired wachovia in 2008. >>> later today: the governor and mayor of baltimore, they're going to announce funding to extend the operating hours of about 10 area recreation centers and they will extend the hours in areas of baltimore with a lot of at-risk youth. this gives kids a safer place to socialize and keep them out of trouble. it'll keep ten rec centers open for four extra hours each night through middle of august. >>> let's look at the orioles losing to detroit yesterday. the final score was 4
WTTG
Jul 20, 2010 5:00am EDT
question. we'll have an update to that next. >>> a big drug bust in maryland. here is some of what police say they found. >>> a woman charged with killing her own father. we'll have detail coming up next. you are watching fox 5 morning news. ws. this doesn't have to be our future. not if the senate acts now on legislation to promote energy efficiency, biofuels, and renewable energy sources. let's make america more energy independent, protect our environment, and create millions of new jobs right here at home - instead of losing those jobs to other countries. if you want to change america's energy future, call your senators and tell them to support clean energy legislation now. >>> a northern virginia woman is accused of murdering her elderly father. neighbors say 53-year-old patricia blevins is a nurse. she started having financial trouble. soon after, her mother died. her 82-year-old father then collapsed and died in march while living at the residence inn in woodbridge. an autopsy showed he had a high level of zoloft and undissolved crushed tablets in his stomach. >>> two men have been
WTTG
Jul 8, 2010 5:00am EDT
to restore power to customers in maryland and the district. audrey barnes joins us now. she is live in northwest in a neighborhood where the lights are out at this hour. good morning. >> reporter: the lights are out and it could be a very hot and sticky morning for about 5,000 pepco customers in d.c., montgomery and prince george's county because of an overnight outage. take a look at what is going on here at the scene. this is in the 5700 block of western avenue just off the chevy chase circle. a primary cable here went out overnight and crews are now on the scene making those repairs. now, most of the pepco customers affected by this are in the district. about 3273 people without electricity in d.c. this morning. 1762 in meg county are also affected and 4 # 4 -- and 4 # customers in prince george's county will find themselves without air conditioning as well. -- 1762 in montgomery county are also affected. at this hour, we are still waiting to get word from pepco on when they expect these customers to be back online. i did talk to one. the repairmen out here working on this prima
ABC
Jul 2, 2010 11:00pm EDT
declared his candidacy to become maryland's governor. he took a leave of absence from the baltimore law firm he has been working. he filed a financial disclosure form as required at the ethics commission. he is expected to face martin o'malley in a rematch from 2006. >>> his former lt. gov. michael steele is in during calls to resign over comments he made about president obama's handling of the war in afghanistan. >> this is not something the u.s. has actively prosecuted. >> eight chairmen3 comments thursday during a fund- raiser in connecticut -- the chairman made those comments. this after the war in afghanistan started after the 9/11 attacks. >>> a popular casino is gambling on table games for an economic boom. table games open up for customers at the hollywood casino in charlestown, west virginia. richard reeves has more. >> these new tables at the new hollywood casino, blackjack and craps drawing hundreds of new people. >> you feel a little more like atlantic city. >> the casino will add 600 new jobs and with dealers and millions in tax revenue. >> the more people that come here, t
NBC
Jul 24, 2010 11:00pm EDT
. -- on the boardwalk, it is 83. 87 at edgewood. chester town is 96. it feels like the 70's in western maryland because there is less humidity. here are those storms. these clouds were all up in new york state and back toward wisconsin yesterday and the day before. now, they have slipped further to the south. later tonight, we might pick up a quick shower or thundershower. it will be isolated. tomorrow, the actual front comes through and will push this out of the picture. by monday, we will be in this less unit and slightly cooler air. i cannot wait. a slight risk of a thunderstorm north of us tonight. 77 to 81 is the overnight low tonight. we still have a heat advisory in our area. the excessive heat warning will be confined to the philadelphia area. west to northwest winds at 10 to 15 m.p.h.. as we take a look at the instaweather plus seven day forecast, it will be less humid and a little cooler. 91 and 89 respectively monday and tuesday. more storms on wednesday and thursday with higher humidity and then a regular july whether into the weekend. >> john, we are trying to figure out what to berkshire
WTTG
Jul 8, 2010 11:00pm EDT
tonight. >>> the news edge on maryland. a busy bank robber is on the move in prince george's county. police believe this man robbed six banks in largo and bowie since march. in each the robber posed as a customer, handed the teller a note demanding money. nobody was hurt at any of the scenes. >>> no power, no ac in this heat wave. thousands still have no electricity and some like this 67-year-old retiree had to throw out hundreds of dollars worth of frozen food. jesse graham ended up borrowing money from a friend to buy more. they had to replace several blocks of burnt out cables. >> four blocks underground, that's a lot of real estate. to find a problem, pull out the cable. then we pulled out the cable and found out we needed to reinforce that situation so we had to go back in and put in more cable. >> power outages affect people in the district, montgomery county and prince george's counties. the latest numbers pepco reporting more than 3600 people still without pow wire tonight. with no ac in the stifling heat, when can we expect a break from the heat wave? got a little bit of on
WTTG
Jul 15, 2010 10:00pm EDT
of their yards. at a meeting today on the 16- mile light rail system, maryland transportation officials considered adjusting the track path. it would require about five homes along talbott avenue to lose part of their front lawns. the homeowners have not been told about the plan and that did not go over well with the montgomery county council. >> it's hard enough. these are specific homes on a specific map. >> whenever i hear that i goa oh, my goodness. >> at least they need to get a heads up. >> we need to work this out with the county first. >> i assume the county in working this out felt it was important to notify the community of what is under discussion before it's worked out in is that true? >> the maryland transit administration agreed to notify those homeowners. >>> he's serving time for trying to blackmail david letterman and now he's up for a prestigious award. that story is coming up next. >>> apple is in major damage control mode after weeks of complaints about the brand new iphone. how it plans to address those problems head-on. >>> several secrets exposed. what you should
NBC
Jul 30, 2010 4:30am EDT
to get off the couch. >>> this comes to us from hagers town, maryland, where in a nearby town a man got a little more than he bargained for when he bought a used van. several days after driving it home he found a little tiny 5 week olde kitten living in the spare tire. he believes the mother was also living there but jumping out when the van started movingle. although the kitchen was dehee drated and covered with oil, he now goes by the name lucky. >> so today we had a kiten in a spare tire and a cheeseburger and a pickle in a gas tank. we've got it all. >>> have a great weekend, bill. i'm veronica de la cruz, and this is "early today," just your first stop of the day, today on your nbc station. >> live, local, late-breaking, this is wbal-tv 11 news today in hd. >> a. he very happy friday to you. we're going to be blessed with one of the few days where we have not been above 90 degrees. you can see strong storms and showers that rolled through here last night. much more comfortable today. we will see mostly sunny skies. 73 degrees downtown. 73 at the airport, as well. we have some 60's
WTTG
Jul 18, 2010 6:00pm EDT
a fun night at the lake. >>> but first strategy strikes in maryland for a contractor. stay where you are. we're coming right back at you.  >>> a deadly accident on what's normally not seen as a dangerous job in baltimore. a contractor working on a sewer system was killed when a trench collapsed on him. the worker fell into a hole eight or ten feet deep and suddenly all of the dirt caved in on top of him. firefighters tried to rescue him but it was just too late. >> so quick, just out of nowhere -- it just happened so quick. >> tragic. that's a sad situation. something that started out so simple cost somebody. >> i commend all of the firefighters for the hard work they do. they help other people and i think it's admirable. >> reporter: crews had to stabilize the french to make sure the collapse did not get worse. so far the man's fame has not yet been released but he was in his late 20s. >>> investigators will search a state park near seattle looking for evidence after a shooting rampage there last night. when it was all over two people were dead, four more were hurt and six people under
WTTG
Jul 4, 2010 6:00pm EDT
into someone from d.c., maryland or virginia. so what do you think about our celebration? >> the parade was great. so many people and so much enthusiasm. the floats were awesome and great colors. >> it's hot but it's exciting. and we're happy to be here and everything seems really well organized. >> later tonight jimmy smith and reba mcintyre kick off a capital 4th so a lot ahead as america celebrates it's 234th birthday. gwen, what do you think? >> it's hot out there. >> have ants in your pants because it's hot out there. >> and a great celebration time and it's great weather. >>> let's take another look outside and show you exactly how things are really just adaptable for tonight's celebration. plenty of clear skies and yes, the heat is on in d.c. we are talking about major heat. but you know what, as long as you do all of the things you need to do to stay cool and protect yourself, you'll be fine. clear skies for the fireworks. a very warm night. temperatures unbelievably high. humidity will return as we move into the beginning of the week and the week ahead we are talking no break
WTTG
Jul 28, 2010 11:00pm EDT
, maryland seventh. it's based on water quality and state monitoring effort. >>> your cell phones carries nearly 18 times more living bacteria than the toilet hand until a men's restroom. bacterialingers on the surface of cell phones and is easily passed on to others. clean it regularly with alcohol wipes. that's tonight's top five. . >>> we're looking at another round of storms tomorrow. i think a lot of people are gun shy from sunday. are we looking at the same thing here. >> i don't think so. sunday's storms were really violent, that's not to say some of the storms we see couldn't have some damaging winds inside them and maybe they're going to swing on through and not cause any problems. we are not at this point outlook for the possibility of severe storms but they're keeping an eye on our region. last sunday we did have a severe thunderstorm watch. if a watch goes up you'll know something could be changing. this is actually the first line of showers, and there were some thunderstorms and wind damage reported with these but nothing outrageous. this line will die out and another one wil
WTTG
Jul 6, 2010 6:00pm EDT
. >>> in maryland, a bank robbery suspect lead police on a wild chase in montgomery county before getting shot. officers chased the suspect into a damascus neighborhood, down a dirt road and into corn fields. fox 5 sherri ly has details. >> reporter: that bank robbery suspect turned the wrong direction when he ended up on this dead end street. police say he raced into these corn feels but there was nowhere to go. earlier in the day, police say the suspect robbed two pnc banks, one in germantown, the other about an hour later in damascus. police spotted the suspect's vehicle and began to chase him down bowman acres lane into corn fields. investigators say the car came out of the corn fields with the suspect driving at an officer. that officer then fired hitting the suspect. the car ended up across the street in a neighbor's yard. earlier police said they lost the suspect twice but it was witnesses who got them on the right track. >> at least one witness, civilian witness, followed the suspect for a certain period of time during this chase and that is how citizens were able to point police in th
WTTG
Jul 19, 2010 10:00pm EDT
. if convicted blevins could days up to 40 years in prison. >>> a big drug bust in frederick, maryland. this is what cops say they found. an officer stopped a car for a traffic violation and the person inside the car took off with a duffel bag. investigators say they searched the vehicle and found 10 pounds of marijuana, 380 pounds of cocaine and two handguns. they arrested two jarnlg jarnlg men including the man who took off. >>> one mobile phone app promising to cover your tracks by destroying your text messages just minutes after they've been sent. will it really keep your private life private? we'll put it to the text next. >>> researchers say this brand new gel could help stop the spread of hiv. >>> he's taking cash from the rich and giving it to the poor. we're introducing you to this modern day robin hood coming up at 10:55. [trumpet playing "reveille" throughout] reviving the economy means reinventing the way we do business. here's to the owners showing us the way. [trumpet playing "reveille" fades to silence] >>> you're watching fox 5 news at 10:00. >>> a major milestone for f
WTTG
Jul 4, 2010 10:00pm EDT
name. >>> emergency communications service back online in southern maryland. for several hours people with verizon land line phones could not call 911 in calvert county. only cell phones worked. officials say the temporary outage was called by a pole fire along route 4 near plumb point road in prince frederick county. >>> wfsc cracking down on water restrictions, officers handing out a $500 citation as crews continue to work around the clock to repair a broken water main in potomac. they asked customers to cut water usage. while most people have complied, others haven't. so far police have issued 200 warnings. after that comes a $500 fine. wfsc says it's extremely important to follow the restriction. >> tossed the fourth of july. there are fireworks displays all around the area and we need to make sure that we have adequate fire protection in the event after fire emergency. and that is why that is the absolutely bottom line why everybody needs to comply with these restrictions. >> reporter: wfsc says its work is on track and it plans to wrap up repairs tomorrow. officials will decide
NBC
Jul 14, 2010 7:00am EDT
in northern maryland. plenty of clouds with a passing, brief shower possible. sunshine later today. and heat and humidity return tomo >>> and that's your latest weather. matt? >>> al, thank you very much. the alleged barefoot bandit, 19-year-old colton harris-moore appears in a courtroom today after he was deported to the u.s. on tuesday following that high-speedboat chase and arrest in the bahamas. nbc's peter alexander is in miami with with the latest on this story. peter, good morning. >> reporter: matt, good morning to you. this morning colton harris-moore is right here in miami at the federal detention center. it's just less than 24 hours after authorities paraded him into court in the bahamas. we were inside the courtroom at the time when harris-moore pleaded guilty, calmly, to just a single minor offense. but here in the u.s. he could face much more serious charges. under heavy security, colton harris-moore arrived back here tuesday night capping a long day that began in the bahamas. with the suspect marched to a nassau court wearing clean high-topped shoes without laces, a bahamas t-
WTTG
Jul 8, 2010 6:00am EDT
in maryland in the dark and dominion power has 586 virginia customers without power right now. here is a live look at the chevy chase neighborhood in d.c. where power crews are making repairs to a primary cable that went out. so far, pepco has not said what caused the line to go down. it is expected to take a while to get power restored. >>> can you cut the chances of outages like these by cutting back on your electricity use. power companies suggest you set your thermostat at home to 78 degrees, replace traditional light bulbs can new fluorescent ones. >>> mandatory water are are stricts are back in place in montgomery county. this time, it is only for residents in rockville. they are being told to cut back on the water consumption and avoid outdoor use because of a broken water main in potomac. the mayor of rockville says it would have been much worse if this happened last week while ws. c was repairing an eight-foot pipe nearby. >> we would have to find some water supply somewhere and everyone would have to cut back. >> this is the main transition line, one and only transition main that go
WTTG
Jul 26, 2010 5:00am EDT
. here is a look at the storms as they rolled into kensington, maryland. montgomery county took an especially hard hit. thousands there still don't have power this morning. most of the customers in the dark are in montgomery county and it could be a while before electricity is finally restored. >> sarah similar monday is in rockville. she has more for us there. >> rockville pike, that is an area where a lot of the traffic signals like we are this morning are out. a lot of foakd remember to treat it as a four-way stop. pepco, which is having -- has the largest a outages right now is calling this probably a multi-day restoration so be prepared that you could be without power for a while. here are the power outages in the area. take a look at the video that we shot just a little bit earlier. this gives you an idea what the traffic signals are going to look like in a lot of places. montgomery county, of course, got hardest hit. this is route 355 where we are at. it was quite eerie to see how dark it is up and down rockville pike. in some areas like where we are, you will notice ther
WTTG
Jul 7, 2010 10:00pm EDT
temperatures outside have power companies in d.c., maryland and virginia pc energy. the nonstop ac and fans are raising concerns about power outages. fox 5's tom fitzgerald takes us behind the scenes of a local power company. >> reporter: here inside the power grid control room, the alarms are nonstop. >> it will not be as much drag on our system. that's another alarm. >> reporter: priscilla knight has been pleading with customers to cut back on electricity. >> we're asking for everyone to cooperate. >> reporter: cooperation that will be key in avoiding power outages that engineers like larry shaeffer are fighting hard to avoid. how big of a demand are you facing right now? >> right now our demand is higher than what we've seen probably ever. >> reporter: larry's control screens are now showing some areas of the power grid entering emergency or high vel ranges. >> it putus on alert to try and keep an eye on those k of tations that are returning up in that alarm region. >> reporter: but customers ar not powerless in helping prevent outanswer. limiting air conditioning is -- outages. limiting
CSPAN
Jul 30, 2010 7:00am EDT
1 the journal stands approved. the pledge of allegiance will be led by the gentleman from maryland, congressman kratovil. mr. kratovil: i pledge allegiance to the flag of the united states of america and to the republic for which it stands, one nation under god, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. the speaker: the chair will entertain up to five requests for one-minute speeches on each side of the aisle. for what purpose does the gentleman from maryland rise? >> request unanimous consent to address the house for one minute. the speaker: without objection. >> madam speaker, today i rise to ask my colleagues to join me in celebrating the accomplishments of the salisbury alumni chapter of kappa alpha chi fraternity. this year marks 20 years of dedication to the youth of salisbury, maryland, by providing them with a positive outlet through their summer basketball league. mr. kratovil: the co-directors of the basketball league are bruce wharton and tom van landinghan. they have a program that keeps children off the street when schools are closed. the league started for kids o
CNN
Jul 8, 2010 6:00am EDT
. we do have a bit of news for you, coming from the state of maryland, where there was a heat-related death reported there. the governor urging people toe take whatever steps necessary to stay cool. meanwhile, here in new york city, we checked in with con edison. we had time to spend at their command center and saw the steps they're taking to try to keep the power on. >> reporter: day four of the northeast heat wave brought some lower temperatures but not low enough in boston. >> one thing about people from here, we're not that bunch of wimps, we'll take it. >> reporter: record highs in some cities, including wilmington an philadelphia. the cities pools, filling to capacity. >> it's refreshing, it's cool. and it's keeping us from passing out in the sun. >> reporter: demand for power, a concern-n for new york where con edison has been running the emergency respond center since tuesday. inside the war room, wares departments work together to prevent blackouts. >> as you take a look around the room, you can see the center is broken up in sections. you've got logistics, customer s
CSPAN
Jul 28, 2010 7:00am EDT
year. what do you think? maryland, good morning. caller: the biggest supporters for the volt but of be ball in venezuela, iraq, iran, the people that are scared of americans coming at them and sending blackwater to plant bombs and kill 600,000 people like they did in iraq, which they continue to do. our water is turning black in the gulf just because god is punishing us for what we did over there by looking the other way when blackwater was killing all of those people, which they continue to do. all of these bombs in pakistan and iraq, oil for blackwater. it will save us from doing that for the world. i hope to god that this is a great success. it will save the world on the monsters we have created. host: thank you. "$41,000, that is more than i over my house. i would purchase a segue first before i spend that much of my car." who has insurance, who does not have health insurance? looking at a state-by-state breakdown, the number of uninsured in massachusetts is 435,000, washington, d.c., 65,000, ohio is that 1.1 million, virginia is of around 1 million, california is a 6.4 m
CSPAN
Jul 1, 2010 5:00pm EDT
to the distinguished majority leader, the gentleman from maryland, mr. hoyer. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized for one minute. mr. hoyer: i thank the gentleman for yielding, and i rise in strong support of this rule. this is a difficult rule. it's difficult rule because it deals with an extraordinarily important subject. it deals with the lives and -- mr. dreier: mr. speaker, the house is not in order. the majority leader deserves to be heard. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california is correct. the house is not in order. mr. hoyer: i thank my friend from california, mr. dreier. this is an important rule. it's important to every member of this house, on either side of this house whatever ideology they bring to this house. it's extremely important to the american people. it deals, as i said, with the lives and welfare of our young people. it deals with the security of this nation. it deals with the safety of our people. it deals with the objective of not only teaching our children but in eliminating terrorists who would put them at risk. i rise in support of this r
WTTG
Jul 11, 2010 10:00pm EDT
. cancer claims from hundreds of people living near fort detrick in frederick, maryland. many have been diagnosed with the disease and believe in fact there is a connection. but is there any evidence? roz plater takes a closer look. >> reporter: two years ago this 30-year-old mom found out she had an aggressive form of brain cans gler six months -- cancer. >> six months later she died in my arms. you don't expect to bury your children. >> reporter: then her sister was diagnosed with two benign ovarian tumors and now her mother has an aggressive form of kidney cancer. they suspect the illnesses may be connected to possible contaminants from the fort detrick army base. they live less than a mile away. >> in my heart i know that this wasn't something, you know, some curse over my family. i know that it was something put into our water, our air, our soil, anything. we were showering in it, laundering our clothes. >> that's what this is all about, fighting for -- [ inaudible ] >> reporter: they have started the fighting for frederick campaign at this town hall meeting there were dozens of ot
CBS
Jul 30, 2010 7:00pm EDT
of maryland. >> reporter: to give back to the animals that gave him so much. >> it's empty! >> reporter: seth done cbs news, avendale, pennsylvania. >> couric: good luck, josh. and that's the cbs evening news. i'm katie couric. thanks for watching. jeff galore will be here tomorrow and i'll see you back here on monday, good night. . >> new oksana to mel, speak the truth. this is "entertainment tonight." oksana on the record. >> i have never extorted any money from him. there's no proof of any kind. it's false information that he's feeding the press. >> plus mel's reported e-mail apology, could an abuse admission send him to jail. >> ellen's out. but who's in? >> two words, jennifer lopez. >> chelsea clinton's wedding count down and a bill sighting where we found the former president. >> road
CSPAN
Jul 21, 2010 7:00am EDT
and have put them out. host: what is located in fort meade, maryland? guest: there is really this alternative geography. to get there, you need to look at this map that we have put together. in order to tell you how big it is, we tried to count the number of organizations that operate at the top secret level, the number of contractors that operate at a top-secret level. we do not go that specific, but then he looked around the country -- we looked around the country for the high concentrations around the country. this is where the concentration is the most tense. the reason is because the national security agency is there, the largest intelligence agency in the country. the concentration there is based on the needs of the nsa, so you have hundreds of contractors that have gathered around the national security agency to serve the agency. so between the agency, other secret government organizations in the area, contractors that have come to help the agency do what it does, the largest concentration in the country. it is an interesting way to look at the country. we have sort of
CSPAN
Jul 26, 2010 7:00am EDT
, maryland. independent color. caller: i just wanted to ask what is the reason that we are not in afghanistan in iraq? i hear plenty of reports about what is going on, different people's opinions, but quite honestly, i don't understand -- maybe i am a fool -- why are we there? i think it needs addressing. i also think that our present needs to have some press conferences. i do not -- our president needs to have some press conferences. host: and news stories from "the washington post." in harlem, charlie rangel is still a hero. of course, the house subcommittee is looking at what charlie rangel, among other things, improperly used his congressional seat to solicit money and there are other charges he is facing. also from "usa today," white house uses joe biden as campaigner in chief. they look at stops on the campaign trail that president obama and the vice president have taken. the coveted headliner is really the first lady. let's go to walter loeb, iowa, bob, republican. caller: i am sorry, i forgot your name. but i just wanted to say that you are doing a good job today. these odd calls an o
CSPAN
Jul 26, 2010 8:00pm EDT
the state of maryland -- my friend and colleague from the state of maryland has been active in every single issue that we have addressed in this body to deal with jobs and on the economy and it's just indeed a real pleasure for me to yield some time to her this evening because she is always very, very prepared and very knowledgeable and very intellectual formative. at this time i'd -- and very informative. at this time i yield to ms. edwards. ms. edwards: i thank the gentlelady and, madam speaker, i have to tell you, it really troubles me to be here this evening because once again we have to point to action by house democrats to bring jobs to the american people and inaction by our republican colleagues, particularly those who sit in the united states senate, who have failed to deliver on the promise of jobs to the american people. now, when president obama came into office, i think that month, madam speaker, we lost something like 750,000 jobs just that one month. after having hemorrhaged for over a year thousands and thousands of jobs, not creating a single job in this country, sooned the
CSPAN
Jul 19, 2010 7:00am EDT
, maryland. david, are you with us? caller: hello? host: welcome. i see that you are calling on the democratic line. go right ahead. do you think that national security and intelligence security are keeping us safe? caller: know. if it was about the bloated budget that we have, what about one week ago? but why would like to say to all of the chicken hawk republicans, if you would like to balance the budget, bring the military people home and save that money, but the fbi and the cia do the job they did not do after 9/11. bush gave medals the people that should have been fired. someone it messes with us? we turn them into a parking lot. simple. thank you. host: looking at politics in "usa today," the reflections of an anxious electorate." "new to politics, this stay at home mom has become the director of the local tea party patriots, leaving some of the headed up to -- leading some of the had it up to hear conservatives. their favorite candidate has gone from longshot the front runner in his race against a former lieutenant governor, who is backed by the republican establishmen
ABC
Jul 9, 2010 4:30am EDT
of tomorrow. despite the weekend, that is a good thing. maryland's most powerful doppler radar. this is north and west of westminster towards tawnytown getting wet. 72 easton and up towards york, pa. temperatures make it back to 92. look out for strong, heavy rain-producing storms beginning this evening. more than likely tonight and tonight. right now, let's get our first check of the roads. >> we're off to a quiet start to begin your friday commute. we're working a coup
CBS
Jul 30, 2010 5:30pm PDT
. >> "congratulations. i'm pleased to offer you admission into the university of maryland." >> reporter: ... to give back to the animals that gave him so much. >> it's empty! >> reporter: seth doane, cbs news, avendale, pennsylvania. >> couric: good luck, josh. and that's the cbs evening news. i'm katie couric. thanks for watching. jeff glor will be here tomorrow, and i'll see you back here on monday. good night. captioning sponsored by cbs captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org often. and you'll be surprised at who' >>> you tonight often see cyclists -- you don't often see cyclists getting tickets but it will happen more often and you will be surprised at who is asking for the crackdown. >>> the additional chaos that the a.c. transit strike means for the next workweek. >>> why neighbors on this street want to pay more in taxes. the news starts now. >>> your realtime captioner is linda marie macdonald. caption colorado, l.l.c. comments@captioncolorado.com >>> good evening, i'm dana king. tonight dozens of san jose firefighters are off the job. we are going to have that story in just
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